[ dee-vur-buh-tiv ]
/ diˈvɜr bə tɪv /
(especially of nouns) derived from a verb, as the noun driver from the verb drive.
indicating derivation from a verb, as the suffix -er in driver or -ment in development.
a deverbative word.
- developmental psychology,
- devereux, robert,
Origin of deverbative
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